Director of Engineering - NYC


Apr 6, 2007
Programming Experience
Job Title: Director of Engineering
Location: New York, NY
Type: Full Time
Salary: Open
Visa: US Citizen or green card

Our client, a 3-year old sports tech startup with about 70 employees just received an additional $40 million in funding and is expanding its New York City office. They want to bring on a Director of Engineering. The New York office will own and operate a self-contained feature set that integrates with the platform through a service layer. The Director of Engineering will be responsible for recruiting a world class development and QA team and overseeing the delivery of software. As the foundational employee of a new development office, they will work directly with the CTO and corporate leadership to balance priorities, advocate for technology, and continuously improve process and people. Full benefits, flexible vacation, competitive salaries plus bonus + stock options!


* Oversee the development of an independent code base and feature set that integrates into the tech stack through a service layer
* Recruit and retain a world class technology team
* Define and own the development and project management process
* Ensure software is delivered according to defined standards and best practices
* Work with the CTO to ensure services meet volume/traffic expectations
* Interface with business and product owners to help define and refine requirements
* 20% travel time to Boston


* A Computer Science degree is mandatory. Masters or better preferred
* 10+ years developing software and leading engineers
* Experience with full-stack web development
* Track record of leading teams in solve difficult scaling problems
* Familiarity with SOA and building effective web services
* Experience operating an agile based software development team

Technology stack: C#.NET MVC, SASS, and Bootstrap, MongoDB and RabbitMQ

To be considered, please submit your resume and salary requirements to - Your information will be held in the strictest of confidence and will not be submitted anywhere without your consent.

Thank you,
Dan Swift

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